EDCO Group Inc., a national leader in health information management and records retrieval, is adding 30 new jobs to its Sioux Falls, South Dakota, Technology Center.
The Missouri-based company provides solutions and expertise in electronic document management, medical records scanning, records storage, and records retrieval. At its Technology Center in Sioux Falls,EDCOconverts medical records into an electronic format, which allows its clients to track, retrieve, and maintain records.
Chez Tschetter,EDCO’s Chief Information Officer, says the expansion will helpEDCOmeet the demands of its growing customer base.
“The healthcare, legal, and insurance industries are constantly expanding, and technology demands are growing too. South Dakota is known for its strong workforce and will certainly help us better meet the needs of the clients we serve,” said Tschetter.
This month,EDCOwill start the process of hiring 30 more employees over the course of 2012. The company expects to hire for a variety of positions, including specialists, managers, and supervisors. All positions offer medical and vision plans, as well as other benefits.
Helping the EDCO expansion, in part, was Workforce Development funding provided by the South Dakota Governor’s Office of Economic Development.
“In a time when the nation is seeing many companies downsize, it’s exciting to have a company continue to grow inSouth Dakota,” said Gov. Dennis Daugaard. “I’m pleased that the state can offerEDCOa hospitable climate for growth, and happy that EDCO is investing in South Dakota and its people.”
For more than 50 years, EDCOhas assisted hospitals in the digitization of medical records. Today, EDCOGroup Inc. is comprised of two divisions and more than ten offices nationwide and in Canada. For more information, visit http://edcohealthinfosolutions.com/about-edco.